Football

49ers Wide Receiver Jalen Hurd Injured During Practice

SANTA CLARA— On Sunday, August 16, second year San Francisco 49ers' wide receiver Jalen Hurd suffered a major knee injury during the reigning NFC champion's third practice of training camp. He injured himself while running a route on a side field where he was working with a member of the 49ers training staff. Hurd underwent an MRI on August 17...

San Francisco 49ers Add Depth At Wide Receiver Position

SAN FRANCISCO—On Saturday, August 15, in a press release by the San Francisco 49ers, announced they signed WR Tavon Austin and WR J.J Nelson to one-year deals. In doing so they waived Tight End Daniel Helm and waived injured Wide Receiver Chris Thompson. Austin (5 feet and 8 inches tall and weighing 185 pounds) began his career in St. Louis when the...

49ers’ George Kittle Signs Biggest Tight End Contract In NFL History

SAN FRANCISCO—On Thursday, August 13, the San Francisco 49ers signed an extension to their tight end George Kittle to a five-year $75 million deal that runs through 2025. In a email sent by the San Francisco 49ers Communications Department, George Kittle stated: "I want to say thank you for giving me this opportunity. I love being a 49er and am blessed...

No College Football This Fall?!

UNITED STATES—Man this cannot be true because if it is, it is one devastating blow as a fanatic of college football. With the various collegiate divisions cancelling the football schedule for the fall, it looks like the first time since I can remember we will not be entertained with college football and I’m devastated. Look I’ve never been a...

Pac-12 Cancels Football Season

SAN FRANCISCO—On Tuesday, August 11, the Pac-12 joined the Big Ten as one of the power five conferences to announce no college football will be played this fall because of COVID-19. The decision was finalized at 1:16 p.m. which was an hour after the Big Ten made its decision to postpone all sports throughout the calendar year as well. In...

Big Ten Conference Postpones The Fall Sports Season

UNITED STATES—On Tuesday, August 11, the Big Ten Conference, one of the Power Five conferences in the Football Bowl Subdivision, officially announced it would postpone the 2020-2021 season.  According to their announcement, presidents of the conference decided not to start the season in the fall because of health and safety concerns regarding the pandemic. They indicated they relied on medical...

49ers Wide Receiver Richie James Jr. On COVID-19 List

SAN FRANCISCO—On Monday, July 27, wide receiver, Richie James Jr became the first San Francisco 49ers player to be placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list. Coordinator of Football Communications of the San Francisco 49ers, Tessa Giammona, sent an email to the San Francisco News that stated: "The new Reserve/Covid-19 List has been created for a player who either tests positive for COVID-19...

Dana Stubblefield, Former NFL All-Pro, Found Guilty Of Rape

CALIFORNIA—Dana Stubblefield, 49, the former San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders defensive tackle, who played in the NFL for more than a decade was found guilty of rape after being charged with forcibly raping a disabled woman at gunpoint in 2015. The three-time pro-bowler, who also won a Super Bowl in 1995, allegedly attempted to force the then 31-year-old victim...

49ers RB Raheem Mostert’s Agent Announces New Deal

SAN FRANCISCO—49ers running back Raheem Mostert finalized a new contract with the team on July 27, announced his agent on Twitter. Agent Brett Tessler wrote, "Just finalized a new deal for Raheem Mostert with the San Francisco 49ers. Happy we got things worked out and looking forward to him having another great season there. Thanks to the organization for taking...

San Francisco 49ers: Best Player Contracts For 2020

SAN FRANCISCO—As we approach the start of the 2020 football season, the San Francisco 49ers rank the best contracts among players. In the third spot for one of the best contracts on the 49ers is quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. The 49ers star quarterback makes an average of $27.5 million per year. Garoppolo born Nov. 2, 1991 in Arlington Heights Illinois, played football...
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